Hurt Feelings May Affect Blood Pressure

Hurt Feelings May Affect Blood Pressure

🕔20:46, 30.May 2014

By Nancy Maleki (dailyRx News) Older middle-aged women who feel unappreciated by their friends or family may have more than their feelings hurt — their health may take a hit as well. New research has suggested that women who have

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Aging changes in the bones – muscles joints

Aging changes in the bones – muscles joints

🕔22:44, 29.May 2014

Changes in posture and gait (walking pattern) are common with aging as changes in the skin and hair. The skeleton provides support and structure to the body. Joints are the areas where bones come together. They allow the skeleton to

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Don’t Pass the Salt, Please—6 of the Saltiest Foods

Don’t Pass the Salt, Please—6 of the Saltiest Foods

🕔21:06, 29.May 2014

By Sabrina Bachai Salty foods can cause a number of health problems, including high blood pressure, stroke, heart failure, osteoporosis, stomach cancer, kidney disease, kidney stones, enlarged muscle heart, and headaches. The average American consumes 3,400 milligrams daily, while the

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After Lung Infection, Strong Salt Solution Kept Kids Out of the Hospital

After Lung Infection, Strong Salt Solution Kept Kids Out of the Hospital

🕔20:57, 29.May 2014

By Liza Baskin (dailyRx News) Bronchiolitis is a common and often costly infection that frequently puts young children in the hospital. Now, it seems one treatment may help these kids avoid staying overnight at the hospital. A recent study found

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Chest Scans May Spot Signs of Heart Disease

Chest Scans May Spot Signs of Heart Disease

🕔21:26, 28.May 2014

By Don Rauf (dailyRx News) Chest CT scans are a type of x-ray often used to investigate lung symptoms, such as shortness of breath or chest pain. They may also be a good way to detect signs of heart disease.

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Vitamin D May Not Improve Asthma Symptoms

Vitamin D May Not Improve Asthma Symptoms

🕔21:18, 28.May 2014

By Katti Gray (dailyRx News) Asthma can worsen as warmer weather produces more irritating pollens. It’s previously been suggested that vitamin D supplements might relieve asthma symptoms and prevent attacks, but that may not be true. According to a new

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Study: Female Smokers Had Highest Risk for Brain Aneurysm Rupture

Study: Female Smokers Had Highest Risk for Brain Aneurysm Rupture

🕔21:12, 28.May 2014

By Sean Kinney (dailyRx News) Departing from previous research findings, a new study suggests that the size of a brain aneurysm is not the most important factor used to predict a rupture. A brain aneurysm is a bulge or ballooning

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Cheap Foods May Be Feeding the Obesity Epidemic

Cheap Foods May Be Feeding the Obesity Epidemic

🕔22:20, 27.May 2014

By Sean Kinney (dailyRx News) Despite trends of people exercising more and having better access to healthy foods, obesity is still a growing and widespread problem in the United States. New research linking obesity and factors like race, income and

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High Cholesterol Linked to Problems Getting Pregnant

High Cholesterol Linked to Problems Getting Pregnant

🕔22:13, 27.May 2014

By Nancy Maleki (dailyRx News) Many couples hoping to start a family expect to become pregnant quickly, but that’s not always the case. There’s one surprising reason that might explain why some couples take longer than others. A new study

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Where Your Body ‘Feels’ Emotions Revealed In New Study (VIDEO)

Where Your Body ‘Feels’ Emotions Revealed In New Study (VIDEO)

🕔20:59, 27.May 2014

The Huffington Post Scientists have long known that common emotions can trigger sensations in our bodies — whether it’s butterflies in the stomach (anxiety) or hot cheeks (shame). And now a new study suggests that we all have the same bodily sensations

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Recognizing an Addiction Problem

Recognizing an Addiction Problem

🕔20:35, 27.May 2014

Written by Mara Tyler | Published on July 20, 2011 Medically Reviewed by Jennifer Monti, MD, MPH Recognizing an addiction problem may be more challenging than it seems. Addicts are often skilled at hiding their behavior, even from their closest friends and family members.

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5 Healthy Salad Ingredients That Perk Up Your Meal

5 Healthy Salad Ingredients That Perk Up Your Meal

🕔20:03, 27.May 2014

By Liz VaccarielloApr 24, 2014 With spring upon us and the weather (finally!) warming up, it’s the perfect time to throw together a light, fresh salad for lunch or dinner. But let’s be real: Your same old five-ingredient salad can

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Tips for Maintaining Weight Loss

Tips for Maintaining Weight Loss

🕔19:26, 27.May 2014

Yay! You’ve improved your eating habits, stayed away from chips and other fried foods, ate more vegetables, and walked 30 minutes almost every day. You lost weight and are at your goal! Your blood glucose levels and hemoglobin A1c have

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Health Benefits of Drinking Warm Water

Health Benefits of Drinking Warm Water

🕔02:31, 27.May 2014

Drinking warm water for most people is not part of their daily routine.  Perhaps this is due to the fact that few people understand the health benefits of drinking warm water. It is a good health practice to drink warm

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A Closer Look at Hand Sanitizer

A Closer Look at Hand Sanitizer

🕔19:17, 26.May 2014

By Leslie Baumann, M.D.May 25, 2014 It seems everyone uses hand sanitizers these days, especially if they have small children. We live in a germ-phobic society, and these gels and sprays come in handy when we just can’t make it

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Kidneys and Urinary Tract

Kidneys and Urinary Tract

🕔15:50, 26.May 2014

The urinary system consists of the kidneys, ureters, urinary bladder, and urethra. The kidneys filter the blood to remove wastes and produce urine. The ureters, urinary bladder, and urethra together form the urinary tract, which acts as a plumbing system

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Taming Your Trouble Spots: Back Fat (WebMD)

Taming Your Trouble Spots: Back Fat (WebMD)

🕔13:50, 26.May 2014

Taming Your Trouble Spots: Back Fat (WebMD)

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Alcohol and a Healthy Heart Health Benefits of Drinking Alcohol

Alcohol and a Healthy Heart Health Benefits of Drinking Alcohol

🕔22:59, 25.May 2014

Can you really uh… ‘booze’ yourself to a healthy heart? Read on to find out. If you’ve been following this series of articles closely, you’ll know by now that alcohol’s great for staying slim; good for brain injuries; makes you

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A smoothie for glowing skin and seven more beautifying nutrients

A smoothie for glowing skin and seven more beautifying nutrients

🕔22:39, 25.May 2014

Want shinier hair and brighter skin? Nutritionist Tara Miller shares her secrets to radiate from the inside out! Although it’s taken what feels like forever, spring is finally making an appearance here in Ontario (and I hope the same can

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Eating Blackberries to Get Glowing Skin and Prevent Wrinkles

Eating Blackberries to Get Glowing Skin and Prevent Wrinkles

🕔22:31, 25.May 2014

Blackberries are so yummy to munch on.  You can put them in your cereal, your yoghurt, or just munch on a handful. In india, blackberries are ‘hard to come by, as they need to be exported. If it is the

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